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Amstrad, London

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Name: Amstrad, London    (GB)  
Abbreviation: amstrad
Products: Model types

Amstrad, London. Imported electrical items starting in 1968. Name comes from "A M Sugar Trading".

Manufactured radios, tape recorders and amplifiers from 1970 and computers from about 1980.

Founded: 1968
Production: 1970 -
1968 Amstrad founded by the present Chairman Alan Sugar, trading in electrical goods.

1970 First manufacturing venture embarked upon. Lower prices were achieved by injection moulding plastic hi-fi turntable covers. Manufacturing capacity is expanded to the production of audio amplifiers and tuners.

This manufacturer was suggested by Roy Johnson.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
GB  80 EX 303    
GB  80 Laboratory Series Tuner T101    
GB  80 Laboratory Series Preamplifier P101   Speisung aus dem Endverstärker A101. 
GB  80 Laboratory Series Poweramplifier A101   Das Gerät besitzt einen 24-V-Ausgang zur Versorgung des Vorverstärkers P101. 
GB  83 CTV1409   Amstrad CTV1409; 14" PAL colour TV with GB CCIR standard I UHF tuner, IR remote control. 
GB  80 Colour Television CTV2000   Amstrad CTV2000; PAL colour TV with GB CCIR standard I UHF tuner. 
GB  91 Chaine Hifi K62-42    
GB  84 Twin Cassette Radio Record Player 8060   Amstrad portable music system, model 8060Pull down record deck (fold-out turntable), 33/45... 
GB  85 MW/FM 2 Band Hi-Fi Receiver XR101   Amstrad XR101, MW/FM 2 Band Hi-Fi Receiver; 
GB  97 Stereo radio double cassette recorder MTR60    
GB  84 8090   Amstrad portable music system, model 8090Boombox with 2 removable walkmans (Twin cassette ... 
GB  80 Cassette Recorder XR-400   Amstrad Cassette Recorder Model XR-400.Automatic Stop, built in Condenser Mic., one Touch ... 


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